Sources confirm Tennessee preparing to add special teams, OLB coach

Not quite five weeks to the day of his hiring on Rocky Top, new Tennessee coach Josh Heupel is nearing completion of his inaugural staff. Sources confirm to FootballScoop that Heupel and the Vols are in the closing stages of adding Mike Ekeler to the...

Sources: At long last, Houston has its corners coach

Central Michigan defensive backs coach David Rowe is expected to become the cornerbacks coach at Houston, sources told FootballScoop Monday. Once completed, Rowe will be the fourth separate coach to hold the job in 2021. Zac Etheridge began the year in the post before joining Bryan...

Texas Tech lands former Big Ten staffer to lead recruiting efforts

Sources tell FootballScoop that Eron Hodges is heading to Texas Tech as director of recruiting. Pete Thamel reported earlier tonight that Hodges was close to finalizing a deal with the Red Raiders. Sources share with FootballScoop that it is a done deal. Hodges previously served as the...

San Diego State snags former NFL staff, ex-USC staffer

Mike Goff's tremendous work molding the offensive line at Western Kentucky spoke for itself. So as Goff transitioned the past few weeks into a new phase of his career, it seemed imminent that he would not be long without a team. Monday, that gap was filled...

Youngstown State staffer apologizes, banned from sidelines after making contact with opposing player

Youngstown State director of player personnel Tim Johnson has been banned from the sidelines after making contact with an opposing player during Saturday's game with Northern Iowa. "I apologize to UNI, Youngstown State, the Missouri Valley Football Conference and our community for what occurred on...

Tom Herman lands NFL job

Tom Herman is not joining Nick Saban's School for Once and Future Head Coaches, but he is doing something similar. Nearly two months to the day after his Texas firing, Herman is back in coaching as an offensive analyst/special projects assistant for the Chicago Bears....

NFL prepping for 17-game season, other major changes beginning in 2021

The NFL signed a new collective bargaining agreement last month, setting the stage for major changes to the league's structure moving forward. As Peter King outlines in this Football Morning in America column on Monday, the league is expected to officially begin its 17-game regular season starting...

Sources: Nick Saban restocking support staff with another former FBS head coach

Three former FBS pupils have graduated from Nick Saban's Finishing School for Once and Future Head Coaches, and so it's time for new students to fill the open desks. Butch Jones is now the head coach at Arkansas State, Major Applewhite now the offensive...

ESPN re-signs Rece Davis as GameDay host

ESPN has re-signed Rece Davis as the host of College GameDay for at least the next four years, the network announced Monday. “I believe I have the best job in sports television, but when you’ve been doing anything for a while there comes a period of evaluation,...